Clifton Hill, Missouri

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Clifton Hill, Missouri
City
Nickname(s): hill town
Location of Clifton Hill, Missouri
Location of Clifton Hill, Missouri
Coordinates: 39°26′21″N 92°40′2″W / 39.43917°N 92.66722°W / 39.43917; -92.66722Coordinates: 39°26′21″N 92°40′2″W / 39.43917°N 92.66722°W / 39.43917; -92.66722
Country United States
State Missouri
County Randolph
Area[1]
 • Total 0.17 sq mi (0.44 km2)
 • Land 0.17 sq mi (0.44 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 715 ft (218 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 114
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 114
 • Density 670.6/sq mi (258.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 65244
Area code(s) 660
FIPS code 29-14896[4]
GNIS feature ID 0729295[5]

Clifton Hill is a city in Randolph County, Missouri, United States. The population was 114 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Clifton Hill was platted on a hill in 1866, and named after David Clifton, the original owner of the land where the village now stands.[6] A post office called Clifton Hill has been in operation since 1868.[7]

Geography[edit]

Clifton Hill is located at 39°26′21″N 92°40′2″W / 39.43917°N 92.66722°W / 39.43917; -92.66722 (39.439260, -92.667237).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 132
1930 264
1940 278 5.3%
1950 262 −5.8%
1960 207 −21.0%
1970 174 −15.9%
1980 152 −12.6%
1990 108 −28.9%
2000 124 14.8%
2010 114 −8.1%
Est. 2015 113 [9] −0.9%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 114 people, 44 households, and 28 families residing in the city. The population density was 670.6 inhabitants per square mile (258.9/km2). There were 51 housing units at an average density of 300.0 per square mile (115.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 93.9% White, 3.5% African American, and 2.6% from two or more races.

There were 44 households of which 40.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.2% were married couples living together, 15.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 36.4% were non-families. 31.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 3.25.

The median age in the city was 34 years. 32.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17.5% were from 25 to 44; 27.1% were from 45 to 64; and 14.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.5% male and 53.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 124 people, 49 households, and 34 families residing in the city. The population density was 944.8 people per square mile (368.3/km²). There were 60 housing units at an average density of 457.2 per square mile (178.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.77% White and 3.23% African American.

There were 49 households out of which 32.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.1% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.6% were non-families. 26.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 2.88.

In the city the population was spread out with 31.5% under the age of 18, 5.6% from 18 to 24, 21.0% from 25 to 44, 28.2% from 45 to 64, and 13.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 87.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 77.1 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $26,250, and the median income for a family was $28,438. Males had a median income of $38,750 versus $20,625 for females. The per capita income for the city was $11,637. There were 18.9% of families and 20.8% of the population living below the poverty line, including 15.4% of under eighteens and 52.6% of those over 64.

Education[edit]

Clifton Hill is the home of the Westran Middle School.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-06-26. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-05-30. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Randolph County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016. 
  7. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 12 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  9. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

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